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William Charles Boozan, MD

Comprehensive Ophthalmologist, Laser Cataract & Refractive Surgeon

After earning an A.B. at Princeton University, William Charles Boozan, MD, went on to study at Columbia University School of General Studies.…

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Education

  • Undergraduate

    • Princeton University

  • Non-Degree

    • Columbia University College of General Studies

  • Medical School

    • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

  • Residency

    • Saint Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center of New York, Ophthalmology

    • Saint Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center of New York, General Surgery

Professional activities

  • American Academy of Ophthalmology
  • American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgeons
  • International Society of Refractive Surgeons
  • Council of Healthcare and Biomedical Advisors

Biography

After earning an A.B. at Princeton University, William Charles Boozan, MD, went on to study at Columbia University School of General Studies. He later received his medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, before completing both an ophthalmology residency and later a general surgery residency at Saint Vincent’s Hospital and Medical Center of New York.

In addition, Dr. Boozan has held positions as Residency Training Coordinator and Chief, Glaucoma Service, at Sisters of Charity Medical Center in Staten Island, New York; and Clinical Instructor at both New York Medical College and Sisters of Charity Medical Center, Physician’s Assistant Program, in Staten Island, New York.

Dr. Boozan coauthored, “A Companion of Neonatal Mortality from Different Sources in a Referral NICU,” with A. Krause and P.A.M. Auld. He is currently writing, “The Prevalence of Early Posterior Capsular Fibrosis Post-Cataract Surgery in Patients Using Latanaprost for Intraocular Pressure Control,” in cooperation with P. Pal and. R. D’Amico.

Office Status Update

We are here for our patients and the community during this difficult time and are committed to providing eye care for those who need it in a safe and clean environment - although have temporarily closed the majority of our eye clinics in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation.

WE ARE OCCASIONALLY OPEN AT SELECT REGIONAL EMERGENCY CARE CLINICS FOR VISION THREATENING EMERGENCIES BY APPOINTMENT